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[texts]CSAP Communications Technical Assistance Bulletin: Conducting Focus Groups with Young Children Requires Special Considerations and Techniques - Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Keywords: FOCUS GROUPS; CHILDREN; HEALTH PROMOTION; DISEASE PREVENTION
Downloads: 65
[texts]Health Problems in Hispanic American/Latina Women - National Women's Health Information Center

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; HISPANICS; HEALTH INSURANCE; DISEASE PREVENTION
Downloads: 32
[audio]Alzheimer Research -- Groks Science Show 2009-09-02 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Alzheimer research has rapidly advanced in the past several years, yet simple daily habits may be even more important for preventing the onset of the disease. On this program, Mark Underwood discussed Alzheimer research and prevention.
Keywords: science; alzheimer; neuroscience; disease prevention; groks
Downloads: 4,679 1.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Cholera Prevention In Dadaab (English Subtitles)
A video about important practices currently being implemented in Dadaab for the prevention of cholera. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Keywords: HMD; HMD.UP; UP; Video; Cholera--Africa; Disease prevention
Downloads: 8
[texts]CSAP Communications Technical Assistance Bulletin: You Can Manage Focus Groups Effectively for Maximum Impact - Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Keywords: FOCUS GROUPS; HEALTH PROMOTION; DISEASE PREVENTION; COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES
Downloads: 48
[texts]Health Problems in American Indian/Alaska Native Women - National Women's Health Information Center

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH INSURANCE; DISEASE PREVENTION
Downloads: 22
[texts]La Participacion en los Estudios Clinicos: Estudios para la Prevencion del Cancer, Lo Que los Participantes Deben Saber - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: CLINICAL TRIALS; CANCER; DISEASE PREVENTION; INFORMATION RESOURCES; CONSUMER INFORMATION
Downloads: 26
[texts]Health Problems in African American Women - National Women's Health Information Center

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AFRICAN AMERICANS; HEALTH INSURANCE; DISEASE PREVENTION
Downloads: 25
[texts]Materials on HIV Prevention Community Planning

Keywords: PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT; HIV INFECTION; AIDS; DISEASE PREVENTION; COMMUNITY PROGRAMS
Downloads: 10
[texts]Eat Right to Help Lower Your High Blood Pressure - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Keywords: NUTRITION; HYPERTENSION; DISEASE PREVENTION; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; DIET; FOODS
Downloads: 50
[texts]Rebuilding Young Lives: Using the Child-to-Child Approach with Children in Difficult Circumstances
"This publication looks at six different case studies, each with a focus on children in difficult circumstances. From Bhutanese refugee camps to unaccompanied child refugees in Zaire, the issues of partnership working, maintenance of rights and sustainability are explored. The remarkable resilience shown by children coping with disaster and trauma is also discussed."Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: HMD; HMD.PR; Disaster preparedness; Disease--prevention & control
Downloads: 67
[texts]PEPFAR: A Decade Of Saving Lives - U.S. Department of State
A pamphlet introducing the PEPFAR (President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) initiatives. Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: HEA; HEA.PR; PR; Textbooks, manuals, etc; AIDS (Disease) — Prevention; AIDS (Disease) -- Africa
Downloads: 5
[texts]Infant Mortality: Care for Our Children, Care for Our Future - National Commission to Prevent Infant Mortality

Keywords: INFANT MORTALITY; DISEASE PREVENTION; HEALTH CARE COSTS; HEALTH STATISTICS; HEALTH CARE FINANCING
Downloads: 34
[texts]The Center for Health Promotion and Environmental Disease Prevention - Massachusetts. Dept. of Public Health
"January 1986." -- Colophon
Keywords: Center for Health Promotion and Environmental Disease Prevention (Mass.); Environmental health; Public health; Medicine, Preventive
Downloads: 9
[texts]Child to Child Brochure
A brochure that outlines the mission of Child to Child. Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: HDV; HDV.PR; Disease--prevention & control; HIV/AIDS--prevention; Sexual health; Disaster preparedness
Downloads: 61
[texts]CSAP Communications Technical Assistance Bulletin: You Can Use Communications Principles To Create Culturally Sensitive and Effective Prevention Materials - Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Keywords: COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES; CULTURAL SENSITIVITY; HEALTH PROMOTION; ALCOHOL; MASS MEDIA; DISEASE PREVENTION; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS
Downloads: 58
[texts]Modelling An HIV Particle
Learn about HIV by modelling a particle of the disease. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Keywords: HIV/AIDS awareness; SCI; SCI.UP; Disease--prevention & control; Cells--Physiology; Games and Activities--(Primary)
Downloads: 46
[texts]Sowing Seeds in the Mountains: Community-Based Coalitions for Cancer Prevention and Control - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: APPALACHIANS; HEALTH STATUS; COMMUNITY COALITIONS; CANCER; DISEASE PREVENTION; HEALTH CARE SERVICES; URBAN; RURAL; SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS
Downloads: 78
[texts]Diabetes in African Americans - National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

Keywords: DIABETES; AFRICAN AMERICANS; HEALTH STATISTICS; RISK FACTORS; CHILDREN; GESTATIONAL DIABETES; DISEASE PREVENTION; AMPUTATION
Downloads: 20
[texts]Avoiding heart attacks and strokes : don't be a victim - protect yourself - World Health Organization

Keywords: Myocardial infarction -- Prevention; Cerebrovascular disease -- Prevention; Myocardial Infarction -- prevention & control; Cerebrovascular Accident -- prevention & control
Downloads: 1,563
[texts]The Physical School Environment An Essential Component of a Health-Promoting School - World Health Organization
"[The WHO created this document to] provide information to help people understand the relationship between the environment and health, identify key hazards in the places where children learn, and recognize children’s special vulnerability and exposure to environmental threats. By taking action, health-promoting schools will send messages home to families and communities, encouraging awareness, and building skills to last a lifetime so that protecting children from environmental hazards becomes...
Keywords: WHO; HMD; School facilities; Disease--prevention & control; HMD.PR; School environment--Africa
Downloads: 96
[texts]The black rot of the cabbage (Volume no.68) - Smith, Erwin, F.

Keywords: Cabbage Diseases and pests; plant cultural practices; fungal diseases of plants; cultural control; plant rots; disease prevention; control methods
Downloads: 3
[texts]Child-to-Child: Helping children affected by Natural Disasters
"Children surviving natural disasters like earthquakes, hurricanes and tsunamis have several challenges to cope with. They suffer trauma from loosing friends, family members, homes and possessions and witnessing devastation in their communities. These children along with their families and communities also face the further threat of disease and illness due to shortages of food, clean water, shelter and poor hygiene conditions."Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: HMD; HMD.PR; Natural disasters--Africa; Earthquakes--Africa; Hurricanes; Tsunamis; Child welfare--Africa; Disease--prevention & control; Water sanitation; Hygiene--education
Downloads: 138
[texts]Spread the Word About Cancer: A Guide for Black Americans - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: CANCER; AFRICAN AMERICANS; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; DISEASE PREVENTION; LUNG CANCER; COLORECTAL CANCER; BREAST CANCER; CERVICAL CANCER; PROSTATE CANCER; DIET; NUTRITION
Downloads: 21
[texts]Infection Prevention Product & Services Market Analysis to 2018
The Report “Infection Prevention Products & Services to 2018″ by Freedonia  Group is now available at RnRMarketResearch.com. Contact sales@rnrmarketresearch.com with “Infection Prevention Products & Services to 2018″ in subject line and your contact details to purchase this report or get your questions answered.The collection of ‘Infectious Disease Therapeutics’ market research reports has a new addition of “Infection Prevention Products & Services to 2018” on RnRMarketResearch....
Keywords: Infection disease prevention; infection prevention products and services; infection prevention products and services market; infection prevention products and services industry
Downloads: 1
[texts]Strengthening Interventions to Reduce Helminth Infections - World Health Organization
"The WHO prepared this document to help people take control over and to improve their health. It provides information that will help people implement interventions that will reduce helminth infections through schools." Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: WHO; HMD; Helminth infections; Disease--prevention & control; HMD.PR; Helminthiasis--Diagnosis; Helminthiasis--epidemiology--Africa; Helminthiasis in children--Prevention
Downloads: 93
[texts]Exemplary State Programs to Prevent Chronic Diseases and Promote Health - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Keywords: HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS; DISEASE PREVENTION; HEALTH DISPARITIES; ARTHRITIS; CANCER; DIABETES; PRENATAL CARE; CHILDREN; CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES; ORAL HEALTH; PHYSICAL ACTIVITY; TOBACCO
Downloads: 11
[texts]Churches as an Avenue to High Blood Pressure Control - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National High Blood Pressure Education Program.

Keywords: HYPERTENSION; CHURCH PROGRAMS; COMMUNITY PROGRAMS; HEALTH CARE ACCESS; SCREENING; NUTRITION; EXERCISE; DISEASE PREVENTION; CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES; HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS; PATIENT EDUCATION
Downloads: 121
[texts]Improving school health programmes: barriers and strategies - World Health Organization
"This document addresses three general, related and common barriers that impede local, national and international efforts to improve school health programmes. It provides successful examples of specific local, national and international strategies, as well as six general strategies that can be implemented to improve school health programmes."Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: WHO; HMD; HEALTH & FITNESS / Children's Health; Health education--Africa; HMD.PR; Disease--prevention & control; Health education-- (Primary); Health education-- (Secondary)
Downloads: 40
[texts]The smuts of wheat, oats, barley, and corn (Volume no.507) - Johnson, Edward C.

Keywords: Cereal smut diseases; small grains; plant diseases and disorders; fungal diseases of plants; smut diseases; cultural control; seed treatment; plant cultural practices; disease control programs; disease prevention
Downloads: 1
[texts]Teacher's Exercise Book for HIV Prevention - World Health Organization
This booklet contains participatory learning activities that were designed by African teachers to prevent HIV infection and related discrimination.Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: WHO; HMD; Medicine; HIV/AIDS--Prevention & Control; Disease--prevention & control; HIV/AIDS--advocacy; Sexual health--Africa; Reproductive Health; HMD.PR; Condoms--Social aspects
Downloads: 56
[texts]Preventing HIV/AIDS/STI and Related Discrimination: An Important Responsibility of Health-Promoting Schools - World Health Organization
"This document... is intended to help people use health prevention strategies to improve health and prevent HIV/AIDS/STI and related discrimination. It provides information that will assist groups to: make a strong case for increased efforts to prevent HIV/AIDS/STI through schools.understand the nature of a Health-Promoting Schoolsplan and implement HIV/AIDS/STI prevention and health promotion as part of developing a Health-Promoting School."Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: WHO; HMD; HEALTH & FITNESS / Children's Health; Health education-- (Primary); HIV/AIDS-- Prevention & Control; Disease--prevention & control; Sexually transmitted infections; HMD.PR
Downloads: 98
[texts]Your Guide to Women's Health: An FDA Consumer Special Report, 3rd ed. - Food and Drug Administration

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; NUTRITION; BREAST CANCER; AIDS; EATING DISORDERS; FERTILITY; BIRTH CONTROL; PREGNANCY; OVARIAN CANCER; MENOPAUSE; OSTEOPOROSIS; DISEASE PREVENTION; TREATMENT; FIBROIDS; CANCER
Downloads: 85
[texts]District of Columbia Healthy Residents Year 2000 Plan: Progress Review 1993-1998 - District of Columbia Department of Health

Keywords: DISEASE PREVENTION; HEALTH PROMOTION; FEDERAL PROGRAMS; STATE PROGRAMS; CANCER; DIABETES; ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH; HIV INFECTION; AIDS; IMMUNIZATIONS; MATERNAL HEALTH; CHILD HEALTH; NUTRITION; SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES; SUBSTANCE ABUSE; TUBERCULOSIS
Downloads: 19
[texts]Oral Health Promotion: An Essential Element of a Health-Promoting School - World Health Organization
"The WHO has prepared this document to help people take control over and improve their health, through promoting the conditions that allow all its members to attain health. It provides information that will assist individuals and groups to:understand the nature of a Health-Promoting School; make a strong case for incorporating oral health promotion in schools as an integral part of school activities or curriculum; design, plan, implement and evaluate oral health promotion interventions as part o...
Keywords: WHO; HNU; Oral Health; Oral Hygiene--methods; Tooth Decay; Gum Disease; Disease--Prevention & Control; HNU.PR; Tooth Diseases--diagnosis; Tooth Diseases--epidemiology; Gingivitis--Prevention
Downloads: 99
[audio]Are you at risk for heart disease and stroke? Top ways to reduce your risk
Dr.Vivien Brown family physician and Vice President Medical Affairs talks about ways to reduce your risk for heart disease and stroke.
Keywords: Dr. Vivien Brown; Dr.Vivien Brown family physician Toronto; Medisys; Medisys Corporate Health; heart disease; stroke; heart disease prevention; stroke prevention; top ways to reduce your risk of heart disease
Downloads: 16
[texts]Tobacco use prevention: an important entry point for the development of a health-promoting school - World Health Organization
This document "provides information that will assist individuals and groups to: make a strong case for increased support and attention to school efforts preventing and reducing tobacco use and plan/implement tobacco use prevention efforts and health promotion."Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: WHO; HNU; Health; Tobacco; Disease--prevention & control; HNU.PR; HEALTH & FITNESS / Children's Health; Health Education-- (Primary); Health Education-- (Secondary); Health Education--Africa; Tobacco--adverse effects; Tobacco--Africa; HNU.PR
Downloads: 41
[texts]Skills for Life: Standards 1-2 (Teacher's Guide) - Botswana Ministry of Education
"The Botswana’s Window of Hope: Skills for Life material was developed to support HIV and AIDS Education in schools. Prior to the development of the material, a needs assessment conducted in selected primary and secondary schools revealed that most schools were using materials that were not appropriate for young learners."The following topics are covered: Self-Awareness, Values, Goal-Setting, Communication, Decision Making, Stress Management, The Body, HIV, AIDS, Facts and Prevention and Socia...
Keywords: HIV/AIDS-- Prevention & Control; Disease--prevention & control; Health education--Africa; Health education-- (Primary); HEALTH & FITNESS / Children's Health; Stress management for children--Study and teaching (Primary); Decision Making--Study and teaching; Values--Africa; HMD; HMD.LP
Downloads: 24
[movies]"Healthy Living for a Healthy Workforce," Part 4 - Partnership for Prevention
Partnership for Prevention and the US Workforce Wellness Alliance hosted a press conference on April 2 on Capitol Hill in Washington DC to kick off the inaugural observance of National Workplace Wellness Week. It featured several members of Congress who announced their re-introduction of the "Healthy Workplace Act," which would provide incentives to promote workplace wellness programs in the business community...
Keywords: Partnership for Prevention; USWWA; Janet Boyd; Dow Chemical Company; Michael Barry; American College of Preventive Medicine; Craig Thorne MD; Erickson Retirement Communities; Randel Johnson; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Candace DeMatteis; Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease. prevention; wellness; workplace; health; health care
Downloads: 59
[texts]Diseases of cabbage and related crops and their control (Volume no.488) - Harter, L. L.

Keywords: Cabbage Diseases and pests; cole crops; plant diseases and disorders; seed treatment; cultural control; crop rotation; plant cultural practices; fungal diseases of plants; plant rots; crown rot; stem rot; disease prevention; control methods; vascular wilt; rust diseases; leaf blight; nutrient deficiencies; Brassicaceae; root-knot nematodes
Downloads: 2
[texts]A Study of Infant Mortality Among American Indians - Indian Health Service

Keywords: HEALTH CARE SERVICES; NUTRITION; MATERNAL HEALTH; INFANT HEALTH; INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (IHS); INFANT MORTALITY; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH CARE RESEARCH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH PROMOTION; HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH; HEALTH SURVEYS; HEALTH STATISTICS; DATA COLLECTION; DISEASE PREVENTION; FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME; FETAL DEATH; FETAL DEATH STATISTICS; NEONATAL CARE
Downloads: 41
[audio]Insight: Surburban Poverty / Cost of Being Unhealthy / News Network / Comedian Johnny Taylor - Capital Public Radio, Inc.
Suburban Poverty - In a lot of cities, including Sacramento, San Francisco and Stockton, the number of people living in poverty is higher in the suburbs than the inner cities. There are a lot of complicated reasons for that, not just that some of the poorer inner-city people have moved outward. Alan Berube is a senior fellow & deputy director at the Brookings Institution and he' co-authored a new book called "Confronting Suburban Poverty in America." He'll be speaking today to the Sierra Health ...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento; Suburban Poverty; poverty is higher in the suburbs than the inner cities; Sacramento; San Francisco; Stockton; Alan Berube, senior fellow & deputy director at the Brookings Institution; Confronting Suburban Poverty in America; speaking today to the Sierra Health Foundation; Beth Ruyak; Cost of Being Unhealthy; drain on the economy; cardiovascular diseases; heart disease; cost California more than a $1 billion in Medicaid treatments for a single year; Jessica Núñez de Ybarra, MD, MPH, FACPM, is Chief of Coordinated Chronic Disease Prevention Section California Department of Public Health; Christine Lee, Pharm.D. is a doctor of pharmacy and author of The Essentials of Asthma, Essentials of Diabetes and the forthcoming Essentials of Hypertension; News Network; subsidize a new sports and entertainment complex; K Street; Eye on Sacramento, watchdog group; relies heavily on hotel taxes; lost more than $200 million since 1999; Raheem Hosseini of the Sacramento News & Review; Jared Goyette, Sacramento Press Editor; struggle with unpaid citizen journalism; Johnny Taylor, Comedian; still has a day job; making a name for himself in the Sacramento comedy scene; recording his very first album Tangled Up in Plaid; Sacramento's Punch Line; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento
Downloads: 384
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